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The yard-dollar ratio among NFL QBs

Tom Brady was one of the NFL's most prolific passers last season, but his new contract only puts him in the middle of the pack among quarterback salaries. Use the chart below to compare Brady's salary with his peers. The horizontal axis shows passing yards in 2012, the vertical axis shows expected salary in 2013, and the size of the circle indicates years of experience.
Passing yards 2012 >
Salary 2013 (in millions)
Note: Joe Flacco is an unrestricted free agent, salary shown is for 2012.

SOURCE: NFL, Spotrac

Chiqui Esteban/Globe Staff

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